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caudal

 [kaw´d'l]
1. pertaining to a cauda.
2. situated more toward the cauda, or tail, than some specified reference point; away from the head.

cau·dal

(kaw'dăl), [TA]
Pertaining to the tail.
Synonym(s): caudalis [TA]
[Mod. L. caudalis]

caudal

(kôd′l)
adj. Anatomy
1.
a. Of, at, or near the tail or hind parts; posterior: the caudal fin of a fish.
b. Situated beneath or on the underside; inferior.
2. Similar to a tail in form or function.

cau′dal·ly adv.

caudal

A maternal effect gene which is important for patterning of posterior abdominal segments of Drosophila melanogaster embryos.

cau·dal

(kaw'dăl) [TA]
1. Pertaining to the tail.
2. veterinary anatomy Denoting a position nearer to the tail.
[Mod. L. caudalis ]

caudal

Pertaining to the tail end of the body. Denoting a tailward direction in anatomy. Although not externally visible, the human tail still exists, in a vestigial form, as the COCCYX.

caudal

relating to or in the position of the tail; for example, the caudal fin of fish.

cau·dal

(kaw'dăl) [TA]
Pertaining to the tail.
[Mod. L. caudalis ]
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The terminal segment of each internal carotid artery gave off the caudal communicating artery, the rostral cerebral artery, the middle cerebral artery, and the rostral choroidal artery.
De esta emergieron tres ramas: la arteria hepatica, de la cual la rama gastroduodenal dio origen a la arteria gastroepiploica derecha y a la arteria pancreatica duodenal craneal, la cual discurrio hacia caudal emitiendo ramitas cortas hacia el borde anti-mesenterico del duodeno, introduciendose en su capa muscular y hacia el lobulo derecho del pancreas, donde se introdujo en suparenquima uniendose internamente con otras ramas formando redes arteriales.
It has a wide spectrum of clinical presentations depending on the severity of the caudal regression.
The patients were randomly divided into two equal groups: Group P (penile block, 0.25% bupivacaine with tramadol 1mg/kg, 0.5 mL/kg, n= 30) and Group C (Caudal block, 0.25% bupivacaine with tramadol 1 mg/kg, 0.5 mg/kg, n= 30) according to computer generated numbers.
Afterwards hypurals 3-5, the neural spines, haemal, epural and caudal fin rays developed between 5.34 mm to 5.91 mm (16-18 DPH, Fig.
Many studies has been done on clonidine as an additive in caudal block but there are limited studies on dexmedetomidine (1[micro]g/kg) as an adjuvant to local anesthetic in caudal block.
The difference in mean caudal effectiveness score (CES) in all the three groups was statistically insignificant (p > 0.05).
Independientemente de la presion en la valvula de seguridad y manteniendo un mismo flujo en la valvula reguladora de caudal compensada por presion y temperatura, el comportamiento de la valvula proporcional de alivio es el mismo.
Caudal stripe variation: Using the slope function in TpsDig, the angle of the caudal stripe on both the left and right sides of specimens was measured.
Conclusion: Using the three methods, analgesia lasted until 12 hours postoperatively, being more evident in the caudal block group, minimising postoperative stress in children and parents.
Our results are comparable to the study of Manchikanti et al21 who included 62 patients, and compared caudal epidural steroid injections with Sarapin and have demonstrated significant relief in 71% and 65% of the patients at 1 month, 67% and 65% at 3 months, and 47% and 41% at 6 months, in group I and group-II, respectively.